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FDA Gives First Ebola Vaccine for Adults the Green Light

Dec 25, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: FDA Gives First Ebola Vaccine for Adults the Green LightCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/23/2019 12:00:00...
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Legislation Curbing Drug Prices Was Supposed To Be One Of Few Bipartisan Wins This Year. Yet It Still Didn’t Happen.

Dec 24, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
It’s a congressional letdown that highlights the difficulty of legislating in a divided Washington and in taking on the powerful pharmaceutical industry. In other pharmaceutical news: doctors' financial links to pharma, Medicaid approval for a sickle cell treatment, the Ebola vaccine, and electronic records....
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FDA Approves Ebola Vaccine For USe And Distribution In United States

Dec 22, 2019 , Forbes
Although Ebola is rare in the U. S., the vaccine’s approval will help in world-wide efforts to prevent future Ebola outbreaks and...
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FDA Gives First Ebola Vaccine for Adults the Green Light

Dec 21, 2019 , WebMD
The vaccine from Merck & Co. is approved to protect against the Zaire ebolavirus in people 18 and...
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First Ebola relapse recorded in Congo outbreak, WHO says

Dec 21, 2019 , Reuters
Health officials in eastern Congo have documented the first relapse in the current Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organization said on Friday....
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Merck says Ebola vaccine to be available at lowest access price for poor nations

Dec 21, 2019 , Reuters
Merck & Co said on Friday it expects to make licensed doses of its recently approved Ebola vaccine available in the third quarter of 2020 and price the single-dose injection at the lowest possible access price for poor and middle-income countries....
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FDA approves first-ever vaccine for prevention of Ebola virus

Dec 20, 2019 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug administration has approved for the first time in the United States a vaccine for the prevention of the deadly Ebola virus, the agency announced Thursday....
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Merck receives FDA approval for Ebola vaccine

Dec 20, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it approved drugmaker Merck & Co's Ebola vaccine Ervebo, making it the first FDA-authorised vaccine against the deadly virus....
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Ebola spreads in Congo after militants attack treatment camp: WHO

Dec 14, 2019 , Reuters
Cases of the deadly Ebola virus have risen in the Democratic Republic of Congo where health care workers remain largely cut off from the disease's hotspots since militants attacked their camp, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday....
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Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

Dec 09, 2019 , Reuters
An Ebola survivor has fallen ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said on Sunday, saying it was not yet clear if it was a case of relapse or reinfection....
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Half a million Ebola vaccine doses to be stockpiled for emergency use

Dec 06, 2019 , Reuters
- A stockpile of 500,000 doses of Ebola vaccine for emergency use in outbreaks of the deadly fever is being established by the global vaccine alliance GAVI....
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Fatal attacks on Congo clinics risk resurgence of Ebola epidemic

Nov 30, 2019 , Reuters
International organizations warned on Friday of a potential resurgence of Ebola in Congo after deadly militia attacks on health centers forced aid groups to suspend operations and withdraw staff from the epidemic's last strongholds....
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Four killed in attacks against Ebola response centers in Congo

Nov 29, 2019 , Reuters
Militia fighters in eastern Congo killed four people and injured several others in attacks on two Ebola response centers on Thursday, in what responders described as a serious setback to efforts to contain the epidemic....
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To Fight Ebola Virus, Researchers Turn to Survivors' Blood

Nov 23, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: To Fight Ebola Virus, Researchers Turn to Survivors' BloodCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/22/2019 12:00:00...
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WHO sounds alarm on Ebola due to Congo insecurity

Nov 23, 2019 , Reuters
About 360 people are at potential risk of Ebola after contact with an infected person in eastern Congo yet many of them are out of reach due to clashes and insecurity, the World Health Organization said on Friday....
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Congo president says Ebola outbreak should be over this year

Nov 16, 2019 , Reuters
An outbreak of Ebola in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo should be eradicated by the end of 2019, Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi said on Friday....
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Rollout of Johnson & Johnson Ebola vaccine begins in Congo

Nov 15, 2019 , Reuters
Health authorities in eastern Congo have introduced a new Ebola vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson, aid group MSF said on Thursday, to help combat the world's second-worst outbreak of the virus on record....
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First Ebola Vaccine Approved by European Commission

Nov 15, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: First Ebola Vaccine Approved by European CommissionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/14/2019 12:00:00...
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‘A Historic Milestone’: Merck’s Ebola Vaccine First-Ever To Get Approval From European Commission

Nov 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The vaccine, Ervebo, has already been used under emergency guidelines to help contain an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the...
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The Ebola Vaccine Is Now Officially Here With Approval In Europe

Nov 12, 2019 , Forbes
In big global health news, the European Commission has granted Merck Sharp and Dohme B.V. marketing authorization in Europe for Ervebo....
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